Phil Sottile- Founder/ President

Phil Sottile is the founder of Intelligent Fitness. He began to amateurishly guide people in fitness in 1994 and entered the fitness industry as a Physical Therapy Apprentice in 1997.
Sottile formed his first company at 24 years old and eventually used the concepts and fundamentals of this project to form Intelligent Fitness in 2001.  Intelligent Fitness was the ORIGINAL FITNESS BOUTIQUE on Long Island and has established itself as a benchmark of excellence that local fitness centers measure their own quality of service.  “Intelligent” has been recognized as a “BEST GYM” of Long Island each year since 2010 and has held the top spot of recognition in both 2018 and 2019.

Stacey Lerman- Vice President

HI!  My name is STACEY.  My husband and I own and operate INTELLIGENT FITNESS. Through a clinical approach of discovery and assessment, we work around the clock to help our EXCLUSIVE members attain their fitness goals and objectives in pursuit of a greater quality of life!
I have found the most qualified instructors who care about you and your personal goals.  Here at Intelligent Fitness, your success is my utmost concern.  In addition to my distinction as a Group Fitness Instructor through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), I am certified as a National Academy Sports Medicine(NASM) Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist since 2005. 
I realize that you must not only have a class that you enjoy and helps you to reach your goals, but one that is instructed in the safest and most effective way possible!
We are not new-comers nor are we fadists.  This is our career and we work tirelessly to always improve ourselves and our company.  We are experienced, seasoned professionals.  You will find our instructors to be the same; educated, hands on, and committed to helping you achieve your personal goals!
If you ever find that you have questions, comments, concerns, or ways in which we can make our classes better, feel free to email me at, I will be happy to listen.  I am here to help!

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